Car parking and access to the event
Park at the designated pick up zone (see below) in Torquay where complimentary buses will be available to get you to the start at Aireys Inlet. Buses will leave from Torquay between 6:00am and 6:20am to get you to the event safety briefing at 7:00am at Aireys Inlet. The first wave of the Trek will begin at 7:15am.
No buses will be available to participants after 6:20am.
Booking a seat on the bus is easy, just tick the box while registering for Surf Coast Trek. Unsure if you registered for the bus? Give us a call on 5229 4364 during business hours.
Please note that the car park at Aireys Inlet start line is DROP OFF ONLY.
Thanks to McHarry’s Buslines!
Bus Departure Site: Intersection of Darian Rd and The Esplanade, Torquay. Opposite the Wyndham Resort.
From Geelong: Follow Surf Coast Hwy towards Torquay, at the first set of lights as you enter Torquay turn left down Darian Rd towards the beach. When you reach the intersection of Darian Rd & The Esplanade you will see McHarry’s Buses ready to shuttle you to the start line.
At Event Start (Aireys Inlet)
There is no parking at the start line in Aireys Inlet, and will only be available to drop offs only at the Aireys Inlet Skate Park, 22-26 Inlet Crescent, Aireys Inlet. Please follow event signage, road rules and be wary of fellow trekkers.
At Event Finish (Torquay)
Event parking at the finish line will be in the public car park at the Elephant Walk playground on the Esplanade Torquay. If this area becomes full, we suggest parking on the side streets off the the Esplanade.